w rustoleum countertop paint in putty (there's also pewter that looks great). I tried this and it looks like garage floor paint. Very flat; no oomph.
DIY Counters: Dated laminate to modern "Marble" for Only $25!! Such a drastic change and so easy too!
DIY "granite" #countertop - Great low-cost way to redo your Kitchen or Bathroom! Great pictures and how-to
Painted countertops with suede paint and water based polyurethane....use a textured roller and primer it with kilz before!
Ardex Feather Finish close up. DIY concrete-look over laminate countertops.
Paint laminate countertops with stone coating
Painting a Kitchen Counter to look like granite. Cheap and easy!
Why didn't we think of that? Painting counters with chalkboard paint!
Fix Lovely: How to paint laminate countertops